Ice Bucket

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-52145

Description

Two part cylindrical ice bucket or cooler. Long, cylindrical cover (A) fits over the shorter bodied bucket base (B). Interior of both cover and base is pewter or lead, lined with a soft woody material (bamboo or cork?), a layer of paper and, lastly, an exterior layer of red fabric. The cover has a small metal ring-pull handle. Accession book notes an interior glass bottle or liner "not original" to the cooler came with it.

Details

Descriptive Terms

ice buckets (food service containers)
tin (metal)
glass (material)
cloth
Tin
Bucket, Ice

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

7 (H), 6 1/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift from Misses Frances D. and Henrietta A. Smith

Accession Number

1941.374AB

Places

Wellesley (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)

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